The 2018 programme is now past. We will be launching the 2019 programme mid-August.

  • Museum Atrium
  • Crowdsourced Wall
  • Exterior
  • Exterior

Design Museum

R Matthew, Johnson-Marshall Partners

place
224-238 Kensington High Street, W8 6AG
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Partial disabled access, Toilets, Full disabled access, Refreshments, Bookshop
Regarded by English Heritage as the second most important modern building in London, its striking hyperbolic paraboloid copper roof reflects the architects' desire to create a 'tent in the park'.

Design

Original design
R Matthew, Johnson-Marshall Partners, 1962
Refurbishment
John Pawson, 2016
Type
Museum, Education
Period
Contemporary